WestlawNext Canada Customer Newsletter - October 2017

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WHAT'S NEW
Look out for updates coming to OnePass
Remember Me
Aboriginal Law CED Title

COMING SOON
Enhanced Texts and Annotations Library for Authored Commentary
Legal Topics

RESEARCH TIP
Newly enhanced Scope Notes for Texts & Annotations





WHAT'S NEW


Look out for updates coming to OnePass

As of October 2017 sign in pages for WestlawNext Canada, Practical Law, Firm Central, and DraftingSource will feature a new OnePass design. The updated design of the sign in page is intuitive and streamlined, providing simple navigation and access to help and training resources. Take advantage of a new feature called 'Remember me', that allows you to skip the sign-in page entirely on a personal computer. This feature can be enabled on the sign in page and controlled from the Security page in OnePass profile.

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Remember Me

Remember Me is a OnePass feature that allows users to skip the sign in page and directly access the product on future visits from that browser on that computer. Once this feature is enabled, it will automatically sign you in. An email is then sent to you after this feature is selected.

*Note: If you clear your browser cookies, 'Remember me' will be cleared as well.

To disable the feature, sign out of your WestlawNext Canada account, and follow the steps below:

1. Go to Edit OnePass Profile link or https://onepass.thomsonreuters.com
2. Sign into your OnePass profile
3. Select Security tab
4. Select Privacy from the left menu
5. Delete any device(s) from Remember me










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Aboriginal Law CED Title

The fully updated Canadian Encyclopedic Digest (C.E.D.) Aboriginal Law title, authored by Toronto lawyer and adjunct professor teaching Aboriginal law courses at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law; Kerry Wilkins, is now complete. The title includes new discussion on areas such as: Indigenous Identity in Canadian Law, Affiliation and Governance, Lands, Natural Resources, Fiscal Management and Economic Development and Indians’ Estates. Part I of Aboriginal Law, originally issued in 2013, was also updated to reflect the current state of the law. Incorporating recent Supreme Court of Canada cases like Daniels v. Canada (Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development), 2016 SCC 12, Clyde River (Hamlet) v. Petroleum Geo-Services Inc., 2017 SCC 40 and Chippewas of the Thames First Nation v. Enbridge Pipelines Inc., 2017 CarswellNat 3468, the title offers a comprehensive statement of the Canadian legal framework with respect to Aboriginal Law.

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COMING SOON


Enhanced Texts and Annotations Library for Authored Commentary 

Further Enhancements to WestlawNext Canada’s Texts and Annotations functionality will allow users to seamlessly read documents in a single display with the new reading mode, as well as quickly move to other sections within a publication with a new fully browse-able and linkable Table of Contents that persists on the left hand pane as you read through the content, so you’ll always have it at hand.

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Legal Topics

Browse Legal Topics on WestlawNext Canada and link to case law, Canadian Encyclopedic Digest, expert commentary from across our collections on WestlawNext Canada, legal memos and more.

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RESEARCH TIP


Newly enhanced Scope Notes for Texts & Annotations

The scope notes for Texts & Annotations on WestlawNext Canada have been enhanced and updated in order to make it easier for you to find more information about the publication. Scope notes now consolidate information such as content description, currency, recommended citation format and more!

The scope notes now consolidate the following information in one spot:

Coverage:
o Statement indicating currency (release number)

Content Highlights:
o Description of the content
o Publication date
o Link to corresponding print publication information on Carswell.com (to make it easy to get to other information, for example, PDFs of the Title Page and Copyright Page, etc.)

Citation:
o Example of recommended citation format

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